Spain Might Get Its First Left Unity Government Since 1936
Snapshot | Catalonia's largest separatist party The Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya (ERC) said they will back the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party’s Pedro Sánchez, to form a coalition government with left-wing party Unidas Podemos group of ...
Spain's Rape Laws Causes Outrage Again
Snapshot | Hundreds of people protested in Madrid against a court ruling issued last week that cleared five men of gang-raping a 14-year-old girl
Protests Against the Sentencing of Catalan Sovereignty Movement Continue
Our correspondent @JoanteleSUR is on the scene as demonstrators take to the streets of Barcelona to condemn the lengthy prison sentence handed down to political and civic leaders in Catalonia and are met with brutal ...
Mass Protests As Spain Jails Catalan Leaders
Snapshot | Police and protesters clashed at the Barcelona Airport after Spain's Supreme Court sentenced nine leaders of the Catalan independence movement
A Million Signatures To Decriminalize Euthanasia In Spain
Snapshot | Over a million signatures to decriminalize euthanasia have been delivered to the Spanish Congress.
‘la Manada’ Sentence Raised From Abuse To Rape
Snapshot | The ‘La Manada case’ and the subsequent trial prompted a national outcry in Spain, now demands of the prosecution, women’s organizations, legal experts and political parties have been fulfilled
EU to Hold Parliamentary Elections
FTS News Bits | The European Union's parliamentary elections, is set to take place between may 23rd and 26th. Political parties are wrapping up their campaigns, with the threat of the far-right making big gains ...
Spain Withdraws Frigate From Us Battle Group
FTS News Bits | The Spanish government has withdrawn a navy frigate from the US Battle Group sent to the Gulf as part of what the Pentagon calls a 'warning' to Iran. The US is ...
Aragorn Is Disgusted By Neo-Fascists
Snapshot | A Spanish far-right party called "Vox" used the character played by Viggo Mortensen for their anti-LGBTIQ and Islamophobic campaign
Catalonian Leader Carles Puigdemont Has Been Allowed to Run in EU Elections
Description: Despite attempts by the Spanish right-wing to stop them, a number of Catalan leaders living in exile following the 2017 Catalonian independence referendum will be allowed to run in European Parliament elections.